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- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
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Decided on combination tour that takes you to both ranger stations - San pedrillo and sirena. Started with sirena, 45 minute boat ride there. Saw dolphins swimming along with boat. We'd not had great reports from Dutch girls do expectations low. I think what makes it is the guide and we didn't have a very good one! Did not seem interested, like he'd memorised what he needed to say but no interest in it. We saw a wild pig to begin with then got to see all ...
... the cool creek water felt very refreshing through the boots.
The next day we went into Corcovado National Park. It is very difficult to access requiring either a very long hike to reach one of the Ranger stations, carrying everything you need with you, a very expensive private flight landing on a strip of grass, or a one hour boat trip from Drake with a wet landing both ends on the beach. Not surprisingly we opted for the boat! It was a pleasant ride and we ...
... and would happily return.
The next journey south to Drake on the Osa Peninsular was complicated. We took a taxi to what we thought was a bus station in Dominical. In fact Dominical is not much more than a very dusty street. We waited and eventually the bus arrived and an hour and a half later we reached Palma Norte, a small town. From there we were going to take another bus to reach Sierpe but we discovered it was easier and not too expensive to ...
... my scar.) What an amazing day, totally worth the journey, and something I won’t forget in a long time.
Wow, this blog was longer than I had expected, so I think I shall leave it there for now! Next time, Puerto Viejo, Rio Pacuare and La Fortuna! To end this entry, check out a little video I made of my journey from Mexico down to Costa Rica... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZoA9ngK TaU
Lots of love, Kim and Sal ...
... had told us to book in advance- and we did-, may not happen, and even less likely on the days we requested?? That we'd nee to report to him each day if we didn't want to dine at the finca?? And a bunch of other stuff. It was too much. We just knew it was not a good fit and didn't get a good vibe. So we had to make the *************.
20 minutes later, we were back in a taxi with our luggage, headed to Cabinas Murillo, ...